In preparing this edition of The Imitation of Christ, the aim was to achieve a simple, readable text which would ring true to those who are already lovers of this incomparable book and would attract others to it.
Copyright: Public Domain
CCEL Identifier: ccel/kempis/imitation/1.06
How to Reference This Edition: Wheaton, IL: Christian Classics Ethereal Library, 1998-12-10, v1.06, URL http://ccel.wheaton.edu/k/kempis/imitation2/About.htm
First Published:ca. 1400
This book had been published in over 6000 editions by 1900 -- more than one per month for 500 years. It has been called the most-published of all books other than the Bible.
Comments:A copyright renewal search did not find record of copyright renewal for the source edition of this text.
Published:Milwaukee: Bruce Publishing Company, 1949, c1940.
Copy Location:Book in private collection of Harry Plantinga.
Editorial Comments:Unambiguous end-of-line hyphens removed.
Revision History: v1.06, 1999-01-26, updated for voyager/xml, dtd0.992 v1.05, 1998-12-31, updated for template 0.99 v1.02, 1998-09-22, updated for template v0.97 and validated v1.01, 1998-08-19, updated for template v0.93 v1.0, 1998-08-03, Initial ThML version Original, 1994
Status: Preliminary released version has been proofread and is pretty clean. Names and scripture references have been marked, but only token index entries added. Uses a preliminary version of ThML; subject to change.
|DC.Title.Main||The Imitation of Christ|
|DC.Title.Alternative||Imitatio Christi. English.|
|DC.Creator||Thomas, à Kempis, 1380-1471|
|DC.Creator.Alternative||Kempis, Thomas à|
|DC.Subject||CCEL||Classics; Mysticism; Roman Catholic; Recommended|
|DC.Description||In preparing this edition of The Imitation of Christ, the aim was to achieve a simple, readable text which would ring true to those who are already lovers of this incomparable book and would attract others to it.|
|DC.Publisher||Wheaton, IL: Christian Classics Ethereal Library|
|DC.Source||Print edition||Project Gutenberg|
|DC.Source||Published||Milwaukee: Bruce Publishing Company, 1949, c1940.|